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1answer
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Make drive similar to windows in ubuntu 16.04

I have recently installed ubuntu 16.04 . Followed steps from internet and created root(24 gb) , swap(2 gb) and /home (remaining space which is more than 450 gb) . As I come from windows background. I ...
2
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2answers
40 views

Partition not showing after fresh installation

I have just install Ubuntu in my new works station and having issue with showing up all available partitions and mount it. As I am not well experienced with Ubuntu, I am unable to understand the ...
0
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0answers
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How do I extend my /root Ubuntu partition using the unallocated space? [duplicate]

I have dual-boot ubuntu 14.04 with Windows 7. My /root is giving low disk space issues. How can I resize it using the unallocated space? Thanks.
0
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1answer
26 views

How to use the free space after narrow /home partition in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I want to install windows7 with my current system ubuntu,and the first step I should do is to allocate a partition for win7.So I decided to narrow my /home patition.Therefore,I execute the following ...
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0answers
33 views

/boot partition too small

I get messages saying that the boot partition is too small and it's not able to perform updates. How can I enlarge the boot partition in an easy way? Is there any solution without using sudo. Isn't ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Can't resize partitions

I bought a Dell laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 with a 1 TB HDD. I want to install Windows 7 as well (dual boot). When I tried to partition my hard drive with Gparted (Ext4) for Unallocated space, I am ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

How to extend my Linux partition?

I'm currently having a problem with reallocating partitions. I want to take some of Windows' space and give it to the Ubuntu partition. This is my partition list at the moment My partition map: ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Unable to partition my 1 TB hard drive in 14.04

I brought Dell laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 with a 1TB HDD. I want to install windows 7 as well (dual boot). When I tried to partition my hard drive with Gparted, I am not able to drag the free space....
0
votes
1answer
43 views

How to resize disk partitions?

This is a link to my disk partition image. I want to increase the size of my ext4 disk by around 20-30 GB. I want to use the free space in my /dev/sda2 or /dev/sda3 or /dev/sda5 to increase my ext4 ...
4
votes
4answers
854 views

Boot partition full, failing to delete old kernels. Broken packages

Sorry for asking about what is probably really simple, but I've been Googling about for a week now and I've tried a lot of stuff without success. To start off, I get a pop-up every time I boot saying ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

How to increase the size of /home? [duplicate]

I need to increase the size of my home partition. Since the /home is at the bottom of the list, I really don't have much idea on what l should about it. Any help is appreciated. Above link is a ...
0
votes
2answers
85 views

Is it possible to fully install ubuntu instead of dual booting it with windows 7 [duplicate]

After i dual booted Ubuntu on my laptop i noticed things haven't been right on my windows 7 OS and some programs that i'm trying to download on my ubuntu os is not working because of the other OS ...
0
votes
2answers
51 views

Extending root partition Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I've run out of space on my root partition and I want to extend it. I've seen another posts of this topic but my lack of knowledge makes it difficult for me to achieve what i want. Here's a screenshot ...
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2answers
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How to extend my root (/) partition?

Till today I was using ubuntu 13.04 in my windows7/ubuntu dual boot. Just now I have upgraded to ubuntu 14.04. My software updater showed an updates available message. I proceeded with Install Now . ...
3
votes
2answers
87 views

cannot understand difference of my drives

I have four hdd in my pc. one of them is installed with windows7 and one of them is recently installed with ubuntu 16.06 and two of them are just for storage. After ubuntu is installed, I clicked on ...

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